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Ukraine: Rohatyn non-invasive survey report published

The full report from the  9-day survey using non-invasive, ground-penetrating technology  to locate Holocaust mass graves and killing sites in Rohatyn, Ukraine has been published — the 80-page report is available online. As we reported at the time, the survey, … continue reading →

New Have Your Say op-ed: New Life, New Exhibit, at Lublin Yeshiva

    We have a new Have Your Say personal essay — this one by Grażyna Pawlak, who curated the new permanent exhibition on the life and achievements of Rabbi Meir Shapiro (sometime spelled Shapira), who founded the Yeshivat Chachmei … continue reading →

UK: Congregation of Manchester’s Higher Crumpsall Synagogue ends use; leaves building

The congregation of Manchester, England’s  Higher Crumpsall Synagogue has ended its use of the building and left it; the  one-time “cathedral synagogue” will be still be used for Jewish purposes — taken over by a fast-growing Haredi community that will … continue reading →